171. Writing, portable instrument in the Boulle style, 19th century.

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Writing, portable instrument in the Boulle style, 19th century.

Cabinet, portable, writing instrument, in the style of Boule. Brass, tortoiseshell on black lacquer. France 19th century. 7x 24x 29 cm. Represents a drop-down, sloping paper panel and a hidden pencil case with a pair of inkwells, a lodgement and a pen sharpening tool. The top panel is decorated with a single ensemble with corner vignettes clamping a cartouche. The lid of the pencil case with a hidden key hole is decorated horizontally and fits into the overall character of the decor. Along the edges of the device is summarized with a gilded bronze overlay.
Condition: Good, with traces of use
Style: Boulle
Country: France
Period: 19th century
Warranty: Seller Warranty
Material: Lacquered wood, Brass and tortoiseshell
Product sizes: Height - 7cm
width - 29cm
Location: Gallery "Antiqon", Brivibas street 52, Riga, Latvia
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